Senior Principal Al Lyons is HOK’s information technology and communication (ITC) engineering business discipline director. As part of HOK’s global engineering group, he optimizes these systems to automate business processes, incorporate smart building strategies and improve their overall performance. He is based in the New York office.
Over the past three decades, Al has been responsible for project management, design, engineering and integration of electronic systems including environmental control, energy management, facilities (building and plant) management, passenger processing, electronic visual information display (EVID), security, voice and data communications, fire alarm, audio evacuation and audiovisual systems. He is particularly interested in leveraging new and emerging network technologies to reduce space and energy requirements.
Al is a member of the Airports Council International Business Information Technology (BIT) Committee and Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) New York Codes and Regulations Committee.
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New York University
Master of Business Administration
Bachelor of Science, Materials Science and Engineering